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Observatory Parameters
Dec 12
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waning Crescent
01:48 13:52

Pleiades · M 45 Bright Nebula in Taurus Constellation

Size: 1.7º Magnitude: 1.2 Also known as Mel 22
Uploaded by Cristiano_Secci Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
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ISO: 1,600
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Size: 1,824 × 1,215 px
Uploaded by Ariel_Saleh Buenos Aires, Argentina
Size: 5,416 × 6,024 px
ISO: 1,600
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Size: 5,202 × 3,465 px
Visual Field: 1.0º
ISO: 800
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Size: 4,802 × 3,165 px
Visual Field: 1.5º
ISO: 1,600
Uploaded by Roland_Pouliot PA, United States
Size: 4,395 × 3,230 px
Visual Field: 1.1º

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Pleiades as seen from Ashburn
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Data Sheet

19.8
3h 46m 59s
24º 07' 00''
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